Heesun Wee was a reporter for CNBC.com.
A record rise in flood insurance policies was reported, according to FEMA. But amid a dry spell, some are asking, "What El Nino?"
More veteran groups are harnessing video games and VR to help members of the military.
New data shows mid-size manufacturers — long considered past their prime to overseas pressures — are still going strong in the U.S. economy.
What if welfare recipients were matched with small task jobs at places like Uber and TaskRabbit?
Legal U.S. cannabis sales soared to $5.4 billion for 2015, up 17.4 percent from $4.6 billion in 2014, according to the ArcView Group.
Some food transportation on barges is slowing as El Nino-related rain has swelled some waterways.
Prices of mighty almonds are down amid El Nino-related cold and rain that could dampen pollinating activity and crop yields.
From small California solar power companies to regional hospitals, there's cautious preparation ahead of El Nino.
Despite the stock market turmoil, China's newly wealthy are not only expanding but climbing further into the upper middle class.
Amid growing worry the U.S. economy is on the brink of a slowdown, small businesses are trying to stay the course.